A new online petition is calling for the UK health authorities to improve the way they treat people in pain. The petition, launched by Jean Gaffin, Pain UK’s Pain Champion for 2013, is intended to build a groundswell of support to pressure the UK Department of Health and the organisations resp
Pain Concern is delighted to announce the launch of the digital edition of our magazine Pain Matters. The digital edition, which is designed to work on all of the most popular devices, is available to buy now from pocketmags.com and is coming soon to Amazon, the Google Play Newsstand and the Apple i
People on painkillers for chronic pain should have at least an annual review of their medication to ensure they are being given the best drugs to treat their condition, according to new advice to be issued to GPs and other healthcare professionals
A British Pain Society and Dr Foster Intelligence joint Audit has found that safety protocols need to be reviewed in many specialist pain services to ensure that mental health risk assessment and full case reviews of missed diagnoses are routinely performed.